Dave is currently serving his second term representing Ward 3.
Dave is building a more vibrant, livable and sustainable city by advocating for improved urban design, safer and more budget-conscious transportation choices, increased investment in neighbourhood infrastructure and building safer communities.
Prior to running for City Council, Dave represented more than 8,500 City of Edmonton employees while working for a coalition of five civic unions. In addition to monitoring City Council meetings, he lobbied council on employee issues and acted as a liaison between city employees and managers. Dave also worked for the City’s Drainage and Transportation departments while a university summer student.
A consensus builder with extensive experience in high-level decision making, Dave understands the complexities of civic government and the decision-making process. He is professionally trained in conflict resolution and negotiation and received a Masters Degree in Conflict Analysis & Management from Royal Roads University in Victoria, British Columbia.